View Single Post
Old 12-27-2012, 05:51 AM   #24
tennis_balla
Hall Of Fame
 
Join Date: Mar 2006
Location: Here and There
Posts: 2,985
Default

A tennis coach should know all the details, and not really the player. That's why when you ask a top players certain questions they give vague answers. Reference points, cues, feelings etc and hours upon hours of training, on court and off. The coach behind the scenes knows exactly whats going on, and breaks it down into simple terms for his player to understand, especially when things are going well. However, there are lots of times where you need deeper analysis, especially when changing technique or correcting flaws. In that case, pictures speak a thousand words and video analysis is priceless. High speed video is even more valuable because the human eye misses many important factors at normal speeds. We only see at what? 30fps? That's pretty dismal
__________________
http://youtu.be/m9_840isSsI
tennis_balla is offline